Addison's Disease

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Addison’s disease (also chronic adrenal insufficiency, cortisol) is a rare, chronic endocrine disorder where the adrenal glands...
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Prednisone 1,151 Hydrocortisone 1,055 Florinef 574
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Florinef vs Solu Medrol

Florinef
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Solu Medrol
Other name: Fludrocortisone (Fludrocortisone)
Other name: Methylprednisolone (Methylprednisolone)
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Fludrocortisone (also called 9 -fluorocortisol) is a synthetic corticosteroid with moderate glucocorticoid potency and much greater mineralocorticoid potency. The brand name in the U.S. and Canada is Florinef...
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Methylprednisolone is a synthetic glucocorticoid or corticosteroid drug. It is marketed in the USA and Canada under the brand names Medrol and Solu-Medrol. It is also available as a generic drug.It is a variant of prednisolone, methylated at carbon 6 of ...
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Headaches
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Dizzy
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Weight Gain
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Migraines
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Dehydrated
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Anxiety
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Depression
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Bipolar Disorder
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Water Retention
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Weight Gain
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Metallic Taste
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Withdrawal
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Myelitis
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About Florinef
Fludrocortisone (also called 9 -fluorocortisol) is a synthetic corticosteroid with moderate glucocorticoid potency and much greater mineralocorticoid potency. The brand name in the U.S. and Canada is Florinef...
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About Solu Medrol
Methylprednisolone is a synthetic glucocorticoid or corticosteroid drug. It is marketed in the USA and Canada under the brand names Medrol and Solu-Medrol. It is also available as a generic drug.It is a variant of prednisolone, methylated at carbon 6 of ...
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raising florinef past 100 mcg only after salt has been well...
" ...You really should have had solumedrol IV during surgery though. The ...adding an extra dose. I see raising florinef past 100 mcg only after salt has been well experiamented with. Can you... "

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ticing any change in my threshold for anger/frustraion. H...
" Unlikely that it is the florinef. The amount of steroid ...had HUGE doses of solumedrol to stop allergic reactions) in the first ...to snap. I took florinef for years without noticing any change in my... "

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didn't give me solumedrol for two hours. Treated me l...
" ...injectable hydrocort? I just had an adrenal crisis started with headache progressively ...was adrenal, they didn't give me solumedrol for two hours. Treated me ...Are they giving you that- florinef is... "

saline IV, florinef, and solumedrol, while you're still br...
" ...such a fuss that they'll treat you right away with a saline IV, florinef, and solumedrol, while you're still breathing. First aid for shock is to lay down, elevate... "

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we have to take florinef and other things too - but I don'...
" ...lot here!). If you take somewhere around 15-20mg cortef, then you are fully ...needle, 100mg of solu-cortef or solu-medrol in an acto-vial, alcohol wipes, ...like we have to take florinef and other... "

a solu-cortef or solu-medrol drip must be given. Then...
" ...steroid the previous day. During surgery a solu-cortef or solu-medrol drip must be given. Then for at least 24 ...the risk of adrenal crisis. Florinef should not be increased. You'll... "

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need solucortef or solumedrol. That should get you fixed...
" ...just tell them you have adrenal insufficiency and you need solucortef or solumedrol. That should get you fixed ...your aldosterone tested and on florinef if you need it will... "

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st and somewho take florinef, will lower the dose by as mu...
" ...thirst and some who take florinef, will lower the dose by ...from adrenal or 's crisis, solumedrol or sometimes solucortef is given ...it, the rest actually have adrenal insufficiency. Chris When... "

king salt with the florinef. That could be why you ar...
" ...ok thanks. You don't mention taking salt with the florinef. That could be why you are having low bp ...steroids. An emergency kit of solu medrol is a good idea. Tell... "

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out what's the florinef and what's my body getting used...
" ...to sort out what's the florinef and what's my body getting ...to the huge doses of solumedrol I had several days ago. ...you then totally off the florinef from your recent flare? I'm... "

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